ECPR'08 Course 10:
| 1||Amati Viviana |
| 2||Baden Christian |
| 3||Dagnes Joselle |
| 4||Di Gregorio Monica |
| 5||Dörner Wolfgang |
| 6||Iancu Emanuela |
| 7||Epicoco Marianna |
| 8||Gambert Sylvain |
| 9||Gomez Nielsen Birgitta |
|10||Grow André |
|11||Hadden Jennifer |
|12||Kim Leo (Dhohoon) |
|13||Korom Philipp |
|14||Kow Yong Ming |
|15||Ledermann Simone |
|16||Maboudou Alidou Guirguissou |
|18||Pellon Gaëlle |
|19||Petek Marko |
|20||Podpečan Vid |
|21||Raskovič Matevž |
|22||Sardo Stefania |
|23||Smith Tammy |
|24||Smoliner Stefanie |
|25||Soramäki Kimmo |
|26||Thiem Alrik |
Pajek: program, datasets
Pajek resources: support programs, datasets, ...
Krebs' Internet Industries (paj),
Snyder and Kick World Trade (paj),
Bouchard's genealogy (GED),
Football 2002 (by Lothar Krempel) (net),
Signed networks (ZIP)
- Assignment 1:
a. Among the networks
from the following list:
download the network with your number (in the list of students),
read it in Pajek and draw it 'nicely'.
b. Transform the Moreno's sociogram with your number from the
into Pajek's network data format. Using Pajek draw it to resemble
the Moreno's picture.
Info about Moreno's sociograms:
Both pictures and the Pajek's net file for your sociogram send to
your TA till Wednesday, August 6 before the lectures.
- Assignment 2:
a. read slides "Sources of networks"
b. for 'your' network determine and
draw the female/male subnetwork; determine the vertices with
largest in/out/all-degree; determine initial/terminal/isolated vertices.
c. in the S&K network:
select a continent (not North America or Oceania),
extract the subnetwork of countries belonging to it, draw it; draw it in
the context of other continents. Select two continents.
Extract and draw the subnetwork of lines between these
Send the results to
your TA till Thursday, August 7 before the lectures.
- Assignment 3:
a. apply the connectivity concepts to 'your' network. For example:
determine strong/weak components, ...
b. apply the connectivity concepts to relations from the
Send the results to your TA
till Friday, August 8 before the lectures.
- Assignment 4:
a. apply the centrality concepts to 'your' network.
b. apply the connectivity and centrality concepts to networks
US airports and
Send the results to your TA
till Monday, August 11 before the lectures.
a. apply the cohesion concepts to 'your' network.
b. determine interesting subnetworks (cores, islands) in the
Edinburgh Associative Thesaurus.
Send the results to your TA till Tuesday, August 12 before the lectures.
- Assignment 6:
a. analyze the two mode network
Send the results to your TA till Wednesday, August 13 before the lectures.
- Assignment 7:
a. analyze 'your' network using clustering and blockmodeling.
b. analyze S&K network
using clustering and blockmodeling.
Send the results to your TA till Thursday, August 14 before the lectures.
- Assignment 8:
On the WoS2Pajek
page select a data set (SocNet, SN5, Rnd, TopInd, ...) and analyze the files in it.
Alternatively, you can use your own data set: from the
Web of Science
(or ISI from IZUM)
save the descriptions of papers (more than 500) on selected topic
and using the program
convert them into Pajek's files.
For details see the
Send the results to your TA till Friday, August 15 before the lectures.
Last change, August 15, 2008 / July 17, 2008